Event / AV Technician

Job Title: Event / AV Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds
Salary: 20000 - 22000
Reference: AV2019
Contact Name: Chris Ayre
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 28, 2018 14:19

Job Description

Job Summary

AYRE LTD is an ambitious company providing event technology and event production services for a wide range of events, from conferences and awards dinners to live streamed events.

We are on the lookout for a passionate and enthusiastic Event Technician to join our team based in Leeds, West Yorkshire.

You will be part of a team delivering a national service ranging from audio-visual dry-hire, event production and live video streaming services for a wide range of clients and events.

Job Summary;

  • Delivery of equipment from our base in Leeds to various venues across Yorkshire.
  • Will be working on and assisting with a variety of projects in high-end venues across the UK that require the setup of audio systems, video systems, staging and lighting systems.
  • Hard work and commitment required of candidates.

Job Type / Category

  • Be well organised
  • Be able to work as part of a team as well as own initiative
  • Be able to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Flexible, adaptable working attitude and the ability to work on various tasks
  • Be willing to learn and continually update knowledge and skills
  • Be client focused
  • Be able to work occasional evenings and weekends

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications

  • Have a can-do attitude and be able to think on your feet
  • Must be over the age of 18
  • Full / clean driving license is essential
  • A good proven understanding of AV technologies – projection, audio, video, lighting
  • Have excellent technical skills and be familiar with the main AV equipment types
  • Have a good understanding of software such as PowerPoint
  • Have excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Possess creative skills and ability
  • Be aware of electrical safety issues
  • Have an understanding of Health & Safety and working safely


What Ayre LTD Can Offer;

  • On the job training where required
  • Competitive salary (depending on experience)
  • Regular social events
  • 30 days holiday - including bank holidays

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent